TV Schedule

  • 00:00

    18 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    WWII was a war in the skies; though the Treaty of Versailles had prevented the Germans from developing new weapons, they sponsored air clubs and pushed for supremacy in the air.

  • 01:00

    18 Jul

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June 1942: the most decisive naval-air battle in the Pacific started as a Japanese trap and ended as an American ambush, a totally unpredictable conflict made up of luck, code-breaking, and gambles.

  • 02:05

    18 Jul

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Weapons win wars; it's been claimed that the human race has spent more time, money, and effort in developing weapons than in any other single field of human endeavour.

  • 03:00

    18 Jul

    Cursed Treasures - Season 1

    One of the greatest palaeontology discoveries ever is made in the Hell Creek Formation of South Dakota, but the find brought nothing but trouble and suspicion to those who uncovered it.

  • 03:45

    18 Jul

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    We explore the monumental challenge of deciphering a mysterious ancient language; unlocking its secrets is a 50-year obsessive journey that rewrites history.

  • 04:40

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The Habsburgs were the most powerful family in Europe for centuries; why was their destiny so fatal, and were all their tribulations connected to some kind of curse?

  • 05:00

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The story of how Persia morphed into Iran is very much the story of one family, the Pahlavis. Their reign would prove short-lived for a dynasty, but it was the most tumultuous in the nation's history.

  • 05:25

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    J. Paul Getty was renowned for his wealth and frugality as well as his lack of empathy and compassion for his family. He would marry four times and sire five sons, but he died old and alone.

  • 06:10

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The name Rockefeller is synonymous with wealth, power, and American politics. Generation after generation has been marked by tragedy; is there a debt to pay for their money-motivated actions?

  • 06:40

    18 Jul

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The crucifixion of Jesus changed the world; how much of our understanding of this event is true, and what answers can be found in the Holy Land to back up the Bible's story?

  • 07:40

    18 Jul

    Treasures Decoded - Season 4

    Stonehenge is a 5,000 year-old mystery; now the discovery and dating of an ancient mass grave at the Stonehenge site is suggesting that this iconic site began as a Neolithic graveyard.

  • 08:40

    18 Jul

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany travels to Bulgaria to explore a 6000-year-old gold treasure hoard and enter a 2300-year-old tomb in the Valley of the Thracian Kings with extraordinary vibrant frescos still intact.

  • 09:40

    18 Jul

    Caesar's Doomsday War - Season 1

    Julius Caesar wanted to bring all of Gaul under his control, triggering a series of events that would bring his army to the brink of defeat - now archaeologists are uncovering what really happened.

  • 10:35

    18 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Hitler's rise to power was a unique moment in history; Germany suffered a humiliating defeat in WWI and was crippled by massive war reparations. Hitler offers a scapegoat: the Jews.

  • 11:40

    18 Jul

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June 1942: the most decisive naval-air battle in the Pacific started as a Japanese trap and ended as an American ambush, a totally unpredictable conflict made up of luck, code-breaking, and gambles.

  • 12:45

    18 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What secrets did the Nazis hope to find inside the cells and DNA of the human body? Some of the most nauseating Nazi experiments were performed in the name of creating a pure Aryan race.

  • 13:45

    18 Jul

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How could a nobody become a dictator and bring down a democracy in just a few years, what crucial events helped Hitler gain respectability and influence, and who were his supporters?

  • 14:50

    18 Jul

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How did Hitler succeed in transforming a republic into a 'Führer state' in such a short time, how did the 'enforced conformity' of society take place, and how willingly did the Germans fall in line?

  • 15:55

    18 Jul

    Treasures Decoded - Season 4

    Stonehenge is a 5,000 year-old mystery; now the discovery and dating of an ancient mass grave at the Stonehenge site is suggesting that this iconic site began as a Neolithic graveyard.

  • 16:55

    18 Jul

    Caesar's Doomsday War - Season 1

    Julius Caesar wanted to bring all of Gaul under his control, triggering a series of events that would bring his army to the brink of defeat - now archaeologists are uncovering what really happened.

  • 17:50

    18 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Hitler's rise to power was a unique moment in history; Germany suffered a humiliating defeat in WWI and was crippled by massive war reparations. Hitler offers a scapegoat: the Jews.

  • 18:55

    18 Jul

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June 1942: the most decisive naval-air battle in the Pacific started as a Japanese trap and ended as an American ambush, a totally unpredictable conflict made up of luck, code-breaking, and gambles.

  • 20:00

    18 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    WWII was a war in the skies; though the Treaty of Versailles had prevented the Germans from developing new weapons, they sponsored air clubs and pushed for supremacy in the air.

  • 21:00

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The House of Romanov had imposed 300 years of strict Imperial rule, but royal authority was in question for the first time. The future of the Romanov dynasty was in danger.

  • 21:30

    18 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    Starring in only a handful of films, Bruce Lee is revered as an icon in popular culture, but Lee died as young and as suddenly as his son. How could their tragic destinies share so many similarities?

  • 21:55

    18 Jul

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    We explore the monumental challenge of deciphering a mysterious ancient language; unlocking its secrets is a 50-year obsessive journey that rewrites history.

  • 23:00

    18 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Hitler's rise to power was a unique moment in history; Germany suffered a humiliating defeat in WWI and was crippled by massive war reparations. Hitler offers a scapegoat: the Jews.

About Us

Brings history to life with captivating documentaries that take a fresh, modern look into history. We take our viewers on a powerful journey through time with intelligent, well researched programmes that entertain and challenge their minds. The focus is on european history, revealing the secrets of the past and how it defines us today.

Where To Watch The Channel